Ringing occurs when speakers are on 'Mute'
If you don't want Google Talk to automatically unmute your speakers when a call is coming in, follow these steps:
- Click 'Settings' at the top of your Friends list.
- Highlight 'Audio' along the left side of the dialogue box, and uncheck the box next to 'Unmute speaker and microphone when on a call.'
- Click 'OK.'